June 2017

Most Recent Posts

  • Vacuum Your Pores?

    Jun 26, 2017

    A beauty treatment from Korea is now intriguing women in the U.S.: pore vacuuming. Yes, you read that right. The treatment involves a small vacuum that sucks out the oil, dead skin, and other gunk that may have collected in your pores.... Read more

  • The Pain of Sunburns

    Jun 26, 2017

    Just one bad sunburn increases your chances of skin cancer. ... Read more

  • Poison Lookalikes

    Jun 23, 2017

    There are lots of poison hazards your kids (or even you) may mistake for something else. ... Read more

  • Which Oil is the Best Oil?

    Jun 19, 2017

    If coconut oil isn’t the miracle food it has been touted to be, then what is the best oil to use? ... Read more

  • Play it Safe This July

    Jun 14, 2017

    Kids are running through sprinklers, teens are hanging out in front of the slushy shack, and the smell of barbeques is in the air. Summer is here, and Fourth of July celebrations complete with fireworks are on the way. ... Read more

  • Hot Campfire Tips That Prevent You From Getting Burned

    Jun 14, 2017

    A campfire needs to have its space to keep those enjoying it from getting hurt. ... Read more

  • Stay Tick Free This Summer

    Jun 14, 2017

    Summer is the perfect time to get outside and into nature—but watch out for tiny hitchhikers. Unfortunately, as we go out to enjoy the summer sun, so do ticks.... Read more

  • Gone Golfing

    Jun 14, 2017

    How to get in great shape to hit the links. ... Read more

  • Your Period is Not Toxic

    Jun 12, 2017

    Some women refer to their periods as “the curse.” Now, a small group of raw vegan bloggers and YouTube stars are taking that sentiment quite literally, claiming that periods are a sign of toxicity in the body and can (and should) be stopped by changing eating habits. ... Read more

  • Honey for Allergies

    Jun 08, 2017

    Are natural allergy remedies all they are cracked up to be? ... Read more

  • Arthritis Treatments That Actually Work

    Jun 08, 2017

    Arthritis brings with it pain that can seem unbearable. ... Read more

  • Building Baby Bookworms

    Jun 08, 2017

    A new study shows your efforts to read to even your very young baby are not in vain: Being read to as an infant is associated with better literacy later in childhood.... Read more

  • Don't Do It: The Deodorant Challenge

    Jun 08, 2017

    The challenge involves closely spraying aerosol deodorant on bare skin for as long as the person can stand it. It hurts in the moment, and can have lasting impacts as well. ... Read more

  • Should You Use Drops to Whiten Your Eyes?

    Jun 07, 2017

    John A. Moran Eye Center ophthalmologist, Amy Lin, MD, doesn’t think whitening drops are such a great thing, at least not all the time.... Read more

  • Cough Cautions

    Jun 06, 2017

    The FDA just issued a warning about the possibly dangerous side effects of codeine and tramadol, two opioid ingredients found in some pain and cough medicines. ... Read more

  • Obesity and Infertility

    Jun 01, 2017

    An NIH study found that couples in which both partners are considered obese may experience more difficulty conceiving than those in which only one is considered obese. ... Read more